Category Archives: unraveling

IF WE KNEW THEN WHAT WE KNOW NOW: A POST FOR MEMORIAL DAY

When someone claims the ability to predict the future, they claim the ability to do the impossible. Then we have no choice except to suspect their honesty. Therefore, when someone offers to “read” your palm, shuffles a deck of Tarot cards, … Continue reading

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DON’T YOU THINK THEY KNEW THAT?

I honestly don’t much about Pamela Geller or her organization’s ‘Draw the Prophet’ Muhammad contest.  Since I have been busy I heard about this story, Texas officer saved lives in shooting outside Muhammad cartoon contest, police say, belatedly. So when I … Continue reading

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WHAT IS CIVICS? — PART 3

What Kind Of Volunteer Is A Political Activist? As we look around our nation, I hope that at some point we will begin to understand what is missing. How will we learn? I think it will be from volunteers who teach … Continue reading

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ANSWERING FOLLY: PUBLIC EDUCATION

The “Right” To An Education? Supposedly, we have the right to an education. The right to education is a universal entitlement to education, recognized in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as ahuman right that includes the … Continue reading

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IF WE SAY WE HAVE NOT SINNED

Religious persecution is nothing new. As far back as we know, people have violently denigrated each others beliefs. In our arrogance, we can insist that the mere fact another disagrees with us offend us. Then we can “rightfully” destroy the … Continue reading

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